Would you like to join the Parish Council?

LINTON ON OUSE

PARISH COUNCIL VACANCIES

LINTON ON OUSE PARISH COUNCIL CURRENTLY HAS THREE VACANCIES FOR COUNCILLORS.  AN ELECTION HAS NOT BEEN REQUESTED, AND THE PARISH COUNCIL WILL THEREFORE NOW PROCEED TO FILL THE SEATS BY THE CO-OPTION OF PEOPLE ELIGIBLE FOR COUNCIL MEMBERSHIP.

We wish to invite community minded people, over the age of 18 who live within this area (or within a 3 mile radius) to apply to join our team of dedicated and committed Councillors. This is an unpaid voluntary position.

THE PERSON MUST BE QUALIFIED BY VIRTUE OF BEING A BRITISH OR COMMONWEALTH CITIZEN, CITIZEN OF THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND OR EUROPEAN UNION CITIZEN, 18 OR OVER AND IS:

(a) Registered as a local government elector for the parish; and/or who has;

(b) During the whole of the twelve months preceding the appointment occupied as

owner or tenant land or other premises in the town; and/or his/her

(c) Principal or only place of work during those twelve months has been in the town;

and/or has;

(d) During those twelve months resided in the town or within 4.8 kilometres of it;

And is not disqualified from holding office by reason of any disqualification set out in

Section 80 of the Local Government Act 1972.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A PARISH COUNCILLOR PLEASE SET OUT YOUR REASONS IN WRITING AND FORWARD THESE TO THE PARISH CLERK AT:

lintonparishcouncil@outlook.com

or by post to:

Parish Council Clerk, Sunnyside, Shipton by Beningbrough, York, YO30 1AL

APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN

9AM ON WEDNESDAY, 4th JULY 2019.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE MORE INFORMATION BEFORE APPLYING PLEASE CONTACT THE CLERK AS ABOVE.